Treasure Island

Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

Roses bloom in the spring sun


Roses bloom in the spring sun,
their fragrance attracts bee upon bee,
morning glories climb up on the veranda
but much more pretty you are,
as if of loveliness the source
and eternally I would stay and love you
if only I could.

Submitted: Monday, August 12, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013
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